Debra along with her co-founder, Artur Livshyts, spent four years working collaboratively in Belarus before they registered The Together Plan Charity. During those years they travelled through the country, they spent time with many people, listening and learning and, they laid down the foundations for future developments. Those years were not easy, and they faced many obstacles. Today there are still a great deal of challenges, and there is a lot of work to be done, but there is traction now which is exciting as we continue to move forward towards a vision of reviving Jewish community life in Belarus and giving communities their voice so that they can grow and flourish independently.
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